Beauty Editor-Approved: allow your skin to breathe again
Never underestimate the power of a toner
According to the United Nations , more people are now living in cities than rural areas, a figure which is only expected to increase, with 66% of the world’s population predicted to be living in urban areas by 2050. With this urbanization comes increased toxins, pollutants and airborne impurities, which can wreak havoc on our skin, leaving our complexion looking dull, dry and lacklustre. In the face of environmental damage, what we really need is something to breathe life back into our skin. Enter; Skin Oxygen Anti-Pollution Oxygenating Lotion .
Give your skin a boost with a toner
What with essences, cleansers and other complicated skincare lingo dominating the beauty sphere, it’s difficult to know exactly where a toner fits in. However Joel Schlessinger MD., board-certified dermatologist explains that it plays an important role. Not only does it remove the last lingering particles of debris, oil and makeup, but it also soothes, repairs and smooths the skin’s surface to diminish blemishes and minimize signs of redness and inflammation.
The Skin Oxygen Anti-Pollution Oxygenating Lotion acts as the last step in our cleansing regimen, finishing off the deep purification which our skin requires to stay healthy, strong and glowing.
Detoxify Skin with Chlorella
This powerful toner is enriched with Chlorella vulgaris, a.k.a. ‘The Breathing Algae’. With its unique ability to capture oxygen and harness it to transfer its antioxidant and renewing properties deep into the lower layers of the skin, Chlorella has highly detoxifying powers. After cleansing skin, this lightweight and fresh lotion will gently glide onto your skin, refreshing it and allowing your complexion to breathe; revealing your original radiance amidst the smog of a big city. In fact, after one week of use, 89.3% of the 56 women who assessed the toner found that it allowed their skin to breathe again with 100% of participants saying that their skin looked renewed.
Correct Imperfections due to urban environments
Alongside Chlorella, the Skin Oxygen Anti-Pollution Oxygenating Lotion is formulated with Life Plankton to renew your skin. The airborne impurities that can sit on your skin can leave your complexion looking uneven, rough and susceptible to blemishes, but with the inclusion of Life Plankton, these imperfections will be no more. As the only bacteria which has a unique affinity to the lipid structure of our skin’s membrane, it targets concerns within our complexion and triggers deep, cellular renewal to help repair and strengthen it. After the 7-day testing period, 69.6% of women agreed that their skin looked healthier.
And the verdict?
There is no doubt that this lightweight yet highly active toner is extremely effective in purifying, renewing and repairing our skin, however it works at its most effective when used with the complete Skin Oxygen range. Use after the Skin Oxygen Depolluting Cleanser and before the Skin Oxygen Skin-Strengthening Concentrate and Skin Oxygen Cooling Gel to achieve your healthiest city-skin yet.